Elsa Dent

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors modify the association of frailty with adverse outcomes: a prospective study of hospitalised older people
    Elsa Dent
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health, The University of Adelaide, 178 North Terrace Terrace Towers, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 14:108. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of the Mini Nutritional Assessment to detect frailty in hospitalised older people
    E Dent
    BAppSc Hons, University of Adelaide, Department of Medicine, The Basil Hetzel Institute for Medical Research, 28 Woodville Road, Woodville South, SA, 5011
    J Nutr Health Aging 16:764-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Nutritional screening tools as predictors of mortality, functional decline, and move to higher level care in older people: a systematic review
    Elsa Dent
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 31:97-145. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Frailty and functional decline indices predict poor outcomes in hospitalised older people
    Elsa Dent
    Discipline of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Age Ageing 43:477-84. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors modify the association of frailty with adverse outcomes: a prospective study of hospitalised older people
    Elsa Dent
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health, The University of Adelaide, 178 North Terrace Terrace Towers, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 14:108. 2014
    ..The aims of this study were to: i) investigate the association between psychosocial factors and frailty, and ii) to establish whether psychosocial factors impact on the association between frailty and adverse outcomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of the Mini Nutritional Assessment to detect frailty in hospitalised older people
    E Dent
    BAppSc Hons, University of Adelaide, Department of Medicine, The Basil Hetzel Institute for Medical Research, 28 Woodville Road, Woodville South, SA, 5011
    J Nutr Health Aging 16:764-7. 2012
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  3. ncbi request reprint Nutritional screening tools as predictors of mortality, functional decline, and move to higher level care in older people: a systematic review
    Elsa Dent
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 31:97-145. 2012
    ..25). Overall, there is evidence that NSTs can predict those at low risk of mortality, functional decline, and, to a lesser extent, move to higher level care in older people...
  4. ncbi request reprint Frailty and functional decline indices predict poor outcomes in hospitalised older people
    Elsa Dent
    Discipline of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Age Ageing 43:477-84. 2014
    ..admission to a Geriatric Evaluation and Management Unit (GEMU) can optimise a patient's chance of functional recovery...